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Pop Music

Battles moves up from the underground

The New York club scene fixture changes tactics

With the propulsive symphony 'Atlas,' a departure from Battles' more difficult instrumental constructions, the band has found sudden success. With the propulsive symphony "Atlas," a departure from Battles' more difficult instrumental constructions, the band has found sudden success.
By Matthew Shaer
Globe Correspondent / July 15, 2007

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Since late April, a debate has raged on songmeanings.net , a website where fans can discuss pop music lyrics: What is Tyondai really saying? Who is "rolling in the dollar"? Is it true that "people won't be people when they eat a sandwich"? And why is the singer a crook? (Full article: 874 words)

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